Specialties: Including, but not limited to Depression, Anxiety, Relationship Issues, Stress Management, Grief and Loss, Bipolar Disorder, ADHD, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Impulsivity, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Developmental Disorders, Behavioral Issues, Dual Diagnosis, Personality Disorders, Family Conflict, Codependency, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Men’s and Women’s Issues, Sexuality, LGBTQ, Trauma and PTSD, Crisis Intervention, Career Counseling, Parenting issues, Body Image, Eating Disorders, Self- Esteem, Self-Harm, Coping Skills, Mindfulness
Lauren received her Master's Degree in Mental Health Counseling from Monmouth University and her Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from Rutgers University. She has extensive experience working with clients of various ages and cultural backgrounds.
Lauren is very passionate about working together with her clients to create an environment of acceptance, trust and support. Her empathetic, non-judgmental, and welcoming personality creates a safe and comfortable environment for clients during counseling sessions. She believes that each client is unique and deserves the most effective treatment tailored to their individual needs. Lauren encourages self-awareness, healing, and personal growth to assist clients with reaching their full potential.
Depending on the needs of the client, Lauren draws from a variety of therapeutic approaches including: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Positive Psychology, Mindfulness, Client-Centered Therapy, Art and Play Therapy.